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don't give them any ideas.
last thing i want to see is someone trying to make an apple-shaped heatsink and call it the iCool

how tacky would that be?

lol
iCool

i could see that happening
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post #12 of 44
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sorry just seem to remember them suing over things like this but I coudl be wrong.
Hey, no reason to apologize. I didn't say the can't sue, I just don't know what they would sue for, but I'm not a lawyer
post #13 of 44
What happens if they get an error?

Do they get teh ASOD (Apple screen of death?)

Really though... what happens? Infinite scrolling wheels or what?
    
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What happens if they get an error?

Do they get teh ASOD (Apple screen of death?)

Really though... what happens? Infinite scrolling wheels or what?
My friend's Mac overheats all the time, just a standard freeze and then shutdown. No screen of death or anything.

As a plus, I could see this tool being used for underclocking. For overheating issues.
   
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post #15 of 44
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As a plus, I could see this tool being used for underclocking. For overheating issues.
They would...

"Macs save children in Africa by downclocking power-hungry Mac Pros"
    
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Great... Now all the apple ******* are gonna be like "zomg our imacs n pros is being haxord jus like the ugly PC!!!1!!!"
.. And for the less informed, such as yourself, mac's have been overclocked before.

And your an example of someone who really doesnt bring much to a thread except sarcasm and e-hatred.
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.. And for the less informed, such as yourself, mac's have been overclocked before.

And your an example of someone who really doesnt bring much to a thread except sarcasm and e-hatred.
There you go

Scarcasm
    
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What happens if they get an error?

Do they get teh ASOD (Apple screen of death?)

Really though... what happens? Infinite scrolling wheels or what?
Actually, the closest thing to a BSOD that Apple users get is.. The BBOD (Beach Ball of Death), AKA the Spinning Wait Cursor. I hate it more than the BSOD because you can never be 100% sure that your system has crashed.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spinning_wait_cursor
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People don't buy Macs for their horsepower..........LOL. Just as long as it looks pretty and they can pretend they're superior to other PC users....
Edited by binormalkilla - 6/29/08 at 11:26am
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post #20 of 44
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Originally Posted by Firestorm252 View Post
don't give them any ideas.
last thing i want to see is someone trying to make an apple-shaped heatsink and call it the iCool

how tacky would that be?
tacky ? in apple ?

there's no such thing, my friend
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